Post Archive

May 21, 2012

The idea that President Obama is seriously considering dumping Joe Biden from the Democratic ticket this year is a seductive one. To assume that this...

An essential element of the mainstream media’s myth about its own impartiality is the notion that before Fox News came along we were living in a golden...

It was only last month when the State Department was acknowledging that Israel is "one of NATO’s partners [and] has participated over the years in...

Earlier today, I blogged about the revelation in the New York Times that, in the words of one of the president's advisers, in Afghanistan, “The...

Note to Cory Booker: don’t watch this latest Obama ad while eating lunch. The Obama campaign has released another distorted attack on Bain Capital, this...

Massachusetts Democrats are stuck with Elizabeth Warren. That’s what the Boston Herald is reporting after talking to state Democrats, and they’re probably right. There is...

The beginning of this month was a week of firsts for Burma’s famed pro-democracy opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi. She won a seat in parliamentary...

In honor of Jerusalem Day, which was celebrated yesterday, anyone who hasn’t yet done so should read Michael Totten’s 2011 City Journal article on why...

Last week, Iranian blogger Potkin Azarmehr questioned the authenticity of reports that Iran had executed Majid Jamali Fashi, the 24-year-old Iranian accused of carrying out the assassination...

Consider this an update to last February, when another high-ranking Iranian official pledged to "kill all Jews and annihilate Israel." Last time, the genocidal threat...

April was not a good fundraising month for the Obama campaign or the pro-Obama super PAC. BuzzFeed reports that many of the campaign’s big-dollar donors...

At the NATO summit in Chicago, President Obama reiterated that the United States would wind down its combat role, but would continue its advisory role...